Posture: The position or attitude of the body.Hypotension, Orthostatic: A significant drop in BLOOD PRESSURE after assuming a standing position. Orthostatic hypotension is a finding, and defined as a 20-mm Hg decrease in systolic pressure or a 10-mm Hg decrease in diastolic pressure 3 minutes after the person has risen from supine to standing. Symptoms generally include DIZZINESS, blurred vision, and SYNCOPE.Supine Position: The posture of an individual lying face up.Proprioception: Sensory functions that transduce stimuli received by proprioceptive receptors in joints, tendons, muscles, and the INNER EAR into neural impulses to be transmitted to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Proprioception provides sense of stationary positions and movements of one's body parts, and is important in maintaining KINESTHESIA and POSTURAL BALANCE.Weight-Bearing: The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.Biomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Movement: The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.Ankle: The region of the lower limb between the FOOT and the LEG.Electromyography: Recording of the changes in electric potential of muscle by means of surface or needle electrodes.Leg: The inferior part of the lower extremity between the KNEE and the ANKLE.Foot: The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.Walking: An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome: A syndrome of ORTHOSTATIC INTOLERANCE combined with excessive upright TACHYCARDIA, and usually without associated ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. All variants have in common an excessively reduced venous return to the heart (central HYPOVOLEMIA) while upright.Ankle Joint: The joint that is formed by the inferior articular and malleolar articular surfaces of the TIBIA; the malleolar articular surface of the FIBULA; and the medial malleolar, lateral malleolar, and superior surfaces of the TALUS.Muscle, Skeletal: A subtype of striated muscle, attached by TENDONS to the SKELETON. Skeletal muscles are innervated and their movement can be consciously controlled. They are also called voluntary muscles.Scoliosis: An appreciable lateral deviation in the normally straight vertical line of the spine. (Dorland, 27th ed)Spine: The spinal or vertebral column.Pelvic Bones: Bones that constitute each half of the pelvic girdle in VERTEBRATES, formed by fusion of the ILIUM; ISCHIUM; and PUBIC BONE.Heart Rate: The number of times the HEART VENTRICLES contract per unit of time, usually per minute.Valsalva Maneuver: Forced expiratory effort against a closed GLOTTIS.Dizziness: An imprecise term which may refer to a sense of spatial disorientation, motion of the environment, or lightheadedness.Pelvis: The space or compartment surrounded by the pelvic girdle (bony pelvis). It is subdivided into the greater pelvis and LESSER PELVIS. The pelvic girdle is formed by the PELVIC BONES and SACRUM.Gait: Manner or style of walking.Blood Pressure: PRESSURE of the BLOOD on the ARTERIES and other BLOOD VESSELS.Torque: The rotational force about an axis that is equal to the product of a force times the distance from the axis where the force is applied.Paraplegia: Severe or complete loss of motor function in the lower extremities and lower portions of the trunk. This condition is most often associated with SPINAL CORD DISEASES, although BRAIN DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES; and MUSCULAR DISEASES may also cause bilateral leg weakness.Somatosensory Disorders: Disorders of sensory information received from superficial and deep regions of the body. The somatosensory system conveys neural impulses which pertain to proprioception, tactile sensation, thermal sensation, pressure sensation, and pain. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and BRAIN DISEASES may be associated with impaired or abnormal somatic sensation.Knee Joint: A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.Autonomic Nervous System: The ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; PARASYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; and SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM taken together. Generally speaking, the autonomic nervous system regulates the internal environment during both peaceful activity and physical or emotional stress. Autonomic activity is controlled and integrated by the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, especially the HYPOTHALAMUS and the SOLITARY NUCLEUS, which receive information relayed from VISCERAL AFFERENTS.Range of Motion, Articular: The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.Orthotic Devices: Apparatus used to support, align, prevent, or correct deformities or to improve the function of movable parts of the body.Human Engineering: The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.Self-Help Devices: Devices, not affixed to the body, designed to help persons having musculoskeletal or neuromuscular disabilities to perform activities involving movement.Vestibule, Labyrinth: An oval, bony chamber of the inner ear, part of the bony labyrinth. It is continuous with bony COCHLEA anteriorly, and SEMICIRCULAR CANALS posteriorly. The vestibule contains two communicating sacs (utricle and saccule) of the balancing apparatus. The oval window on its lateral wall is occupied by the base of the STAPES of the MIDDLE EAR.Pressure: A type of stress exerted uniformly in all directions. Its measure is the force exerted per unit area. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Autonomic Nervous System Diseases: Diseases of the parasympathetic or sympathetic divisions of the AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; which has components located in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Autonomic dysfunction may be associated with HYPOTHALAMIC DISEASES; BRAIN STEM disorders; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES. Manifestations include impairments of vegetative functions including the maintenance of BLOOD PRESSURE; HEART RATE; pupil function; SWEATING; REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY PHYSIOLOGY; and DIGESTION.Patient Positioning: Moving a patient into a specific position or POSTURE to facilitate examination, surgery, or for therapeutic purposes.Sensation Disorders: Disorders of the special senses (i.e., VISION; HEARING; TASTE; and SMELL) or somatosensory system (i.e., afferent components of the PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM).Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Supination: Applies to movements of the forearm in turning the palm forward or upward. When referring to the foot, a combination of adduction and inversion movements of the foot.Radiography: Examination of any part of the body for diagnostic purposes by means of X-RAYS or GAMMA RAYS, recording the image on a sensitized surface (such as photographic film).Torso: The central part of the body to which the neck and limbs are attached.Lower Extremity: The region of the lower limb in animals, extending from the gluteal region to the FOOT, and including the BUTTOCKS; HIP; and LEG.Spinal Cord Injuries: Penetrating and non-penetrating injuries to the spinal cord resulting from traumatic external forces (e.g., WOUNDS, GUNSHOT; WHIPLASH INJURIES; etc.).Interior Design and Furnishings: The planning of the furnishings and decorations of an architectural interior.Lordosis: The anterior concavity in the curvature of the lumbar and cervical spine as viewed from the side. The term usually refers to abnormally increased curvature (hollow back, saddle back, swayback). It does not include lordosis as normal mating posture in certain animals ( = POSTURE + SEX BEHAVIOR, ANIMAL).Spinal Curvatures: Deformities of the SPINE characterized by abnormal bending or flexure in the vertebral column. They may be bending forward (KYPHOSIS), backward (LORDOSIS), or sideway (SCOLIOSIS).Electric Stimulation Therapy: Application of electric current in treatment without the generation of perceptible heat. It includes electric stimulation of nerves or muscles, passage of current into the body, or use of interrupted current of low intensity to raise the threshold of the skin to pain.Lumbar Vertebrae: VERTEBRAE in the region of the lower BACK below the THORACIC VERTEBRAE and above the SACRAL VERTEBRAE.Accidental Falls: Falls due to slipping or tripping which may result in injury.Lumbosacral Region: Region of the back including the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, SACRUM, and nearby structures.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Sacrum: Five fused VERTEBRAE forming a triangle-shaped structure at the back of the PELVIS. It articulates superiorly with the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, inferiorly with the COCCYX, and anteriorly with the ILIUM of the PELVIS. The sacrum strengthens and stabilizes the PELVIS.Hip Joint: The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.Acceleration: An increase in the rate of speed.Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Hip: The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.Kyphosis: Deformities of the SPINE characterized by an exaggerated convexity of the vertebral column. The forward bending of the thoracic region usually is more than 40 degrees. This deformity sometimes is called round back or hunchback.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Vibration: A continuing periodic change in displacement with respect to a fixed reference. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Gravitation: Acceleration produced by the mutual attraction of two masses, and of magnitude inversely proportional to the square of the distance between the two centers of mass. It is also the force imparted by the earth, moon, or a planet to an object near its surface. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)ShoesRotation: Motion of an object in which either one or more points on a line are fixed. It is also the motion of a particle about a fixed point. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Reference Values: The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.Venous Insufficiency: Impaired venous blood flow or venous return (venous stasis), usually caused by inadequate venous valves. Venous insufficiency often occurs in the legs, and is associated with EDEMA and sometimes with VENOUS STASIS ULCERS at the ankle.Methyldopa: An alpha-2 adrenergic agonist that has both central and peripheral nervous system effects. Its primary clinical use is as an antihypertensive agent.Osteoarthritis, Knee: Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.Locomotion: Movement or the ability to move from one place or another. It can refer to humans, vertebrate or invertebrate animals, and microorganisms.Motor Activity: The physical activity of a human or an animal as a behavioral phenomenon.Feedback: A mechanism of communication within a system in that the input signal generates an output response which returns to influence the continued activity or productivity of that system.Indoramin: An alpha-1 adrenergic antagonist that is commonly used as an antihypertensive agent.Diabetic Neuropathies: Peripheral, autonomic, and cranial nerve disorders that are associated with DIABETES MELLITUS. These conditions usually result from diabetic microvascular injury involving small blood vessels that supply nerves (VASA NERVORUM). Relatively common conditions which may be associated with diabetic neuropathy include third nerve palsy (see OCULOMOTOR NERVE DISEASES); MONONEUROPATHY; mononeuropathy multiplex; diabetic amyotrophy; a painful POLYNEUROPATHY; autonomic neuropathy; and thoracoabdominal neuropathy. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1325)Labetalol: A salicylamide derivative that is a non-cardioselective blocker of BETA-ADRENERGIC RECEPTORS and ALPHA-1 ADRENERGIC RECEPTORS.Physical Therapy Modalities: Therapeutic modalities frequently used in PHYSICAL THERAPY SPECIALTY by PHYSICAL THERAPISTS or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.H-Reflex: A monosynaptic reflex elicited by stimulating a nerve, particularly the tibial nerve, with an electric shock.Back: The rear surface of an upright primate from the shoulders to the hip, or the dorsal surface of tetrapods.Knee: A region of the lower extremity immediately surrounding and including the KNEE JOINT.Tilt-Table Test: A standard and widely accepted diagnostic test used to identify patients who have a vasodepressive and/or cardioinhibitory response as a cause of syncope. (From Braunwald, Heart Disease, 7th ed)Reflex, Stretch: Reflex contraction of a muscle in response to stretching, which stimulates muscle proprioceptors.Thoracic Vertebrae: A group of twelve VERTEBRAE connected to the ribs that support the upper trunk region.Low Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.Space Flight: Travel beyond the earth's atmosphere.Muscle Contraction: A process leading to shortening and/or development of tension in muscle tissue. Muscle contraction occurs by a sliding filament mechanism whereby actin filaments slide inward among the myosin filaments.Cerebral Palsy: A heterogeneous group of nonprogressive motor disorders caused by chronic brain injuries that originate in the prenatal period, perinatal period, or first few years of life. The four major subtypes are spastic, athetoid, ataxic, and mixed cerebral palsy, with spastic forms being the most common. The motor disorder may range from difficulties with fine motor control to severe spasticity (see MUSCLE SPASTICITY) in all limbs. Spastic diplegia (Little disease) is the most common subtype, and is characterized by spasticity that is more prominent in the legs than in the arms. Pathologically, this condition may be associated with LEUKOMALACIA, PERIVENTRICULAR. (From Dev Med Child Neurol 1998 Aug;40(8):520-7)Man-Machine Systems: A system in which the functions of the man and the machine are interrelated and necessary for the operation of the system.Orthostatic Intolerance: Symptoms of cerebral hypoperfusion or autonomic overaction which develop while the subject is standing, but are relieved on recumbency. Types of this include NEUROCARDIOGENIC SYNCOPE; POSTURAL ORTHOSTATIC TACHYCARDIA SYNDROME; and neurogenic ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. (From Noseworthy, JH., Neurological Therapeutics Principles and Practice, 2007, p2575-2576)Braces: Orthopedic appliances used to support, align, or hold parts of the body in correct position. (Dorland, 28th ed)Psychomotor Performance: The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.Muscle Strength: The amount of force generated by MUSCLE CONTRACTION. Muscle strength can be measured during isometric, isotonic, or isokinetic contraction, either manually or using a device such as a MUSCLE STRENGTH DYNAMOMETER.Arm: The superior part of the upper extremity between the SHOULDER and the ELBOW.Tomography, X-Ray: Tomography using x-ray transmission.Estrus Detection: Methods for recognizing the state of ESTRUS.Kinesthesis: Sense of movement of a part of the body, such as movement of fingers, elbows, knees, limbs, or weights.Tibia: The second longest bone of the skeleton. It is located on the medial side of the lower leg, articulating with the FIBULA laterally, the TALUS distally, and the FEMUR proximally.Occupational Health: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.Vestibular Diseases: Pathological processes of the VESTIBULAR LABYRINTH which contains part of the balancing apparatus. Patients with vestibular diseases show instability and are at risk of frequent falls.Physical Exertion: Expenditure of energy during PHYSICAL ACTIVITY. Intensity of exertion may be measured by rate of OXYGEN CONSUMPTION; HEAT produced, or HEART RATE. Perceived exertion, a psychological measure of exertion, is included.Linear Models: Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.Stockings, Compression: Tight coverings for the foot and leg that are worn to aid circulation in the legs, and prevent the formation of EDEMA and DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS. PNEUMATIC COMPRESSION STOCKINGS serve a similar purpose especially for bedridden patients, and following surgery.Bandages: Material used for wrapping or binding any part of the body.Housing, AnimalFeedback, Sensory: A mechanism of communicating one's own sensory system information about a task, movement or skill.Anthropometry: The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.Vestibular Function Tests: A number of tests used to determine if the brain or balance portion of the inner ear are causing dizziness.Ultrasonics: A subfield of acoustics dealing in the radio frequency range higher than acoustic SOUND waves (approximately above 20 kilohertz). Ultrasonic radiation is used therapeutically (DIATHERMY and ULTRASONIC THERAPY) to generate HEAT and to selectively destroy tissues. It is also used in diagnostics, for example, ULTRASONOGRAPHY; ECHOENCEPHALOGRAPHY; and ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, to visually display echoes received from irradiated tissues.Acoustics: The branch of physics that deals with sound and sound waves. In medicine it is often applied in procedures in speech and hearing studies. With regard to the environment, it refers to the characteristics of a room, auditorium, theatre, building, etc. that determines the audibility or fidelity of sounds in it. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Adaptation, Physiological: The non-genetic biological changes of an organism in response to challenges in its ENVIRONMENT.Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.Neural Prostheses: Medical devices which substitute for a nervous system function by electrically stimulating the nerves directly and monitoring the response to the electrical stimulation.Hypergravity: Condition wherein the force of gravity is greater than or is increased above that on the surface of the earth. This is expressed as being greater than 1 g.Joints: Also known as articulations, these are points of connection between the ends of certain separate bones, or where the borders of other bones are juxtaposed.Models, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Surgical Equipment: Nonexpendable apparatus used during surgical procedures. They are differentiated from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, usually hand-held and used in the immediate operative field.Varicose Veins: Enlarged and tortuous VEINS.Surgery, Veterinary: A board-certified specialty of VETERINARY MEDICINE, requiring at least four years of special education, training, and practice of veterinary surgery after graduation from veterinary school. In the written, oral, and practical examinations candidates may choose either large or small animal surgery. (From AVMA Directory, 43d ed, p278)Midodrine: An ethanolamine derivative that is an adrenergic alpha-1 agonist. It is used as a vasoconstrictor agent in the treatment of HYPOTENSION.Hemiplegia: Severe or complete loss of motor function on one side of the body. This condition is usually caused by BRAIN DISEASES that are localized to the cerebral hemisphere opposite to the side of weakness. Less frequently, BRAIN STEM lesions; cervical SPINAL CORD DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; and other conditions may manifest as hemiplegia. The term hemiparesis (see PARESIS) refers to mild to moderate weakness involving one side of the body.Biofeedback, Psychology: The therapy technique of providing the status of one's own AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM function (e.g., skin temperature, heartbeats, brain waves) as visual or auditory feedback in order to self-control related conditions (e.g., hypertension, migraine headaches).Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Heel: The back (or posterior) of the FOOT in PRIMATES, found behind the ANKLE and distal to the TOES.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.Ear Canal: The narrow passage way that conducts the sound collected by the EAR AURICLE to the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE.Syncope: A transient loss of consciousness and postural tone caused by diminished blood flow to the brain (i.e., BRAIN ISCHEMIA). Presyncope refers to the sensation of lightheadedness and loss of strength that precedes a syncopal event or accompanies an incomplete syncope. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp367-9)Reflex: An involuntary movement or exercise of function in a part, excited in response to a stimulus applied to the periphery and transmitted to the brain or spinal cord.Femur: The longest and largest bone of the skeleton, it is situated between the hip and the knee.Syncope, Vasovagal: Loss of consciousness due to a reduction in blood pressure that is associated with an increase in vagal tone and peripheral vasodilation.Baroreflex: A response by the BARORECEPTORS to increased BLOOD PRESSURE. Increased pressure stretches BLOOD VESSELS which activates the baroreceptors in the vessel walls. The net response of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM is a reduction of central sympathetic outflow. This reduces blood pressure both by decreasing peripheral VASCULAR RESISTANCE and by lowering CARDIAC OUTPUT. Because the baroreceptors are tonically active, the baroreflex can compensate rapidly for both increases and decreases in blood pressure.Occupational Diseases: Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.Motor Skills: Performance of complex motor acts.Fludrocortisone: A synthetic mineralocorticoid with anti-inflammatory activity.Volition: Voluntary activity without external compulsion.Exercise Therapy: A regimen or plan of physical activities designed and prescribed for specific therapeutic goals. Its purpose is to restore normal musculoskeletal function or to reduce pain caused by diseases or injuries.Hand Strength: Force exerted when gripping or grasping.Hypertension: Persistently high systemic arterial BLOOD PRESSURE. Based on multiple readings (BLOOD PRESSURE DETERMINATION), hypertension is currently defined as when SYSTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when DIASTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.Parasystole: A cardiac arrhythmia that is caused by interaction of two independently initiated cardiac impulses of different rates from two separate foci. Generally one focus is the SINOATRIAL NODE, the normal pacemaker. The ectopic focus is usually in the HEART VENTRICLE but can be in the HEART ATRIUM or the ATRIOVENTRICULAR NODE. Modulation of the parasystolic rhythm by the sinus rhythm depends on the completeness of entrance block surrounding the parasystolic focus.Gait Disorders, Neurologic: Gait abnormalities that are a manifestation of nervous system dysfunction. These conditions may be caused by a wide variety of disorders which affect motor control, sensory feedback, and muscle strength including: CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES; or MUSCULAR DISEASES.Work: Productive or purposeful activities.Reflex, Abnormal: An abnormal response to a stimulus applied to the sensory components of the nervous system. This may take the form of increased, decreased, or absent reflexes.Animal Husbandry: The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.Ankylosis: Fixation and immobility of a joint.Exercise: Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.Bendroflumethiazide: A thiazide diuretic with actions and uses similar to those of HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE. It has been used in the treatment of familial hyperkalemia, hypertension, edema, and urinary tract disorders. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p810)Information Centers: Facilities for collecting and organizing information. They may be specialized by subject field, type of source material, persons served, location, or type of services.Quadriplegia: Severe or complete loss of motor function in all four limbs which may result from BRAIN DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES; or rarely MUSCULAR DISEASES. The locked-in syndrome is characterized by quadriplegia in combination with cranial muscle paralysis. Consciousness is spared and the only retained voluntary motor activity may be limited eye movements. This condition is usually caused by a lesion in the upper BRAIN STEM which injures the descending cortico-spinal and cortico-bulbar tracts.Reaction Time: The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.Electrodes, Implanted: Surgically placed electric conductors through which ELECTRIC STIMULATION is delivered to or electrical activity is recorded from a specific point inside the body.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Weightlessness: Condition in which no acceleration, whether due to gravity or any other force, can be detected by an observer within a system. It also means the absence of weight or the absence of the force of gravity acting on a body. Microgravity, gravitational force between 0 and 10 -6 g, is included here. (From NASA Thesaurus, 1988)Acepromazine: A phenothiazine that is used in the treatment of PSYCHOSES.Atenolol: A cardioselective beta-1 adrenergic blocker possessing properties and potency similar to PROPRANOLOL, but without a negative inotropic effect.Respiration: The act of breathing with the LUNGS, consisting of INHALATION, or the taking into the lungs of the ambient air, and of EXHALATION, or the expelling of the modified air which contains more CARBON DIOXIDE than the air taken in (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed.). This does not include tissue respiration (= OXYGEN CONSUMPTION) or cell respiration (= CELL RESPIRATION).Estrus: The period in the ESTROUS CYCLE associated with maximum sexual receptivity and fertility in non-primate female mammals.Biomass: Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.Activities of Daily Living: The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.Norepinephrine: Precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and is a widespread central and autonomic neurotransmitter. Norepinephrine is the principal transmitter of most postganglionic sympathetic fibers and of the diffuse projection system in the brain arising from the locus ceruleus. It is also found in plants and is used pharmacologically as a sympathomimetic.Motion Sickness: Disorder caused by motion, as sea sickness, train sickness, car sickness, air sickness, or SPACE MOTION SICKNESS. It may include nausea, vomiting and dizziness.Respiratory Rate: The number of times an organism breathes with the lungs (RESPIRATION) per unit time, usually per minute.Body Height: The distance from the sole to the crown of the head with body standing on a flat surface and fully extended.Hemodynamics: The movement and the forces involved in the movement of the blood through the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM.Compression Bandages: Strips of elastic material used to apply pressure to body parts to control EDEMA and aid circulation.Sound: A type of non-ionizing radiation in which energy is transmitted through solid, liquid, or gas as compression waves. Sound (acoustic or sonic) radiation with frequencies above the audible range is classified as ultrasonic. Sound radiation below the audible range is classified as infrasonic.Electronics, Medical: The research and development of ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES for such medical applications as diagnosis, therapy, research, anesthesia control, cardiac control, and surgery. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Galvanic Skin Response: A change in electrical resistance of the skin, occurring in emotion and in certain other conditions.Boxing: A two-person sport in which the fists are skillfully used to attack and defend.Monitoring, Ambulatory: The use of electronic equipment to observe or record physiologic processes while the patient undergoes normal daily activities.Physical Fitness: The ability to carry out daily tasks and perform physical activities in a highly functional state, often as a result of physical conditioning.Tachycardia, Sinus: Simple rapid heartbeats caused by rapid discharge of impulses from the SINOATRIAL NODE, usually between 100 and 180 beats/min in adults. It is characterized by a gradual onset and termination. Sinus tachycardia is common in infants, young children, and adults during strenuous physical activities.Sensation: The process in which specialized SENSORY RECEPTOR CELLS transduce peripheral stimuli (physical or chemical) into NERVE IMPULSES which are then transmitted to the various sensory centers in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.Plasma Volume: Volume of PLASMA in the circulation. It is usually measured by INDICATOR DILUTION TECHNIQUES.Torsion Abnormality: An abnormal twisting or rotation of a bodily part or member on its axis.Heating: The application of heat to raise the temperature of the environment, ambient or local, or the systems for accomplishing this effect. It is distinguished from HEAT, the physical property and principle of physics.Forelimb: A front limb of a quadruped. (The Random House College Dictionary, 1980)Vestibular Evoked Myogenic Potentials: Recorded electrical responses from muscles, especially the neck muscles or muscles around the eyes, following stimulation of the EAR VESTIBULE.Forestry: The science of developing, caring for, or cultivating forests.Wheelchairs: Chairs mounted on wheels and designed to be propelled by the occupant.Running: An activity in which the body is propelled by moving the legs rapidly. Running is performed at a moderate to rapid pace and should be differentiated from JOGGING, which is performed at a much slower pace.Bethanidine: A guanidinium antihypertensive agent that acts by blocking adrenergic transmission. The precise mode of action is not clear.Veins: The vessels carrying blood away from the capillary beds.Abdominal Muscles: Muscles forming the ABDOMINAL WALL including RECTUS ABDOMINIS, external and internal oblique muscles, transversus abdominis, and quadratus abdominis. (from Stedman, 25th ed)Tympanic Membrane: An oval semitransparent membrane separating the external EAR CANAL from the tympanic cavity (EAR, MIDDLE). It contains three layers: the skin of the external ear canal; the core of radially and circularly arranged collagen fibers; and the MUCOSA of the middle ear.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Calorimetry, Indirect: Calculation of the energy expenditure in the form of heat production of the whole body or individual organs based on respiratory gas exchange.Bone Malalignment: Displacement of bones out of line in relation to joints. It may be congenital or traumatic in origin.Animal Welfare: The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.Disability Evaluation: Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.Head Movements: Voluntary or involuntary motion of head that may be relative to or independent of body; includes animals and humans.Selection, Genetic: Differential and non-random reproduction of different genotypes, operating to alter the gene frequencies within a population.Paraparesis, Spastic: Mild or moderate loss of motor function accompanied by spasticity in the lower extremities. This condition is a manifestation of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES that cause injury to the motor cortex or descending motor pathways.Body Temperature Regulation: The processes of heating and cooling that an organism uses to control its temperature.Exercise Test: Controlled physical activity which is performed in order to allow assessment of physiological functions, particularly cardiovascular and pulmonary, but also aerobic capacity. Maximal (most intense) exercise is usually required but submaximal exercise is also used.Toes: Any one of five terminal digits of the vertebrate FOOT.Blood Flow Velocity: A value equal to the total volume flow divided by the cross-sectional area of the vascular bed.Confined Spaces: A space which has limited openings for entry and exit combined with unfavorable natural ventilation such as CAVES, refrigerators, deep tunnels, pipelines, sewers, silos, tanks, vats, mines, deep trenches or pits, vaults, manholes, chimneys, etc.Pulse: The rhythmical expansion and contraction of an ARTERY produced by waves of pressure caused by the ejection of BLOOD from the left ventricle of the HEART as it contracts.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Recruitment, Neurophysiological: The spread of response if stimulation is prolonged. (Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary, 8th ed.)Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Behavior, Animal: The observable response an animal makes to any situation.Genetic Variation: Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.Sociometric Techniques: Methods for quantitatively assessing and measuring interpersonal and group relationships.
... but they have also continued to stand when their men were destroyed by it." The black women decided to "...continue...[standing ... These women were unafraid to stand up for what they believed in and refused to back down from the long and tedious "battle". ... According to Murray, "Not only have they stood...with Negro men in every phase of the battle, ...
"Standing". La Flèche Wallonne. Amaury Sport Organisation. 18 April 2012. Retrieved 18 April 2012. "UCI WorldTour Ranking #11 - ...
"Standing". Paris-Roubaix. Amaury Sport Organisation. 8 April 2012. Retrieved 8 April 2012. ...
"Standing". FIBA.com. Archived from the original on 2013-12-27. Retrieved 2013-12-26. 2007 FIBA Africa Champions Cup Official ...
"Standing". Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Amaury Sport Organisation. 22 April 2012. Retrieved 22 April 2012. "UCI WorldTour Ranking #12 ...
New York Times staff (29 October 1993). "Kotashaan's Rider Leaves Purse (and Title?) Standing". New York Times. "1993 Japan Cup ...
"Standing". Paris-Roubaix. Amaury Sport Organisation. 7 April 2013. Retrieved 7 April 2013. Media related to 2013 Paris-Roubaix ...
Standing. Dr. Ni Jun-chung (ching), Mr. Chu, Mr. Winston Luk, and Mr. Ho Chung-tzu. Mrs. Tu was the first woman citizen of ...
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Some animals commonly stand on their hind legs, in order to reach food, to keep watch, to threaten a competitor or predator, or ... The gerenuk antelope stands on its hind legs while eating from trees, as did the extinct giant ground sloth and chalicotheres. ... Standing. Staying still on both legs. In most bipeds this is an active process, requiring constant adjustment of balance. ... Ground squirrels and meerkats will stand on hind legs to survey their surroundings, but will not walk bipedally. Dogs (e.g. ...
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4, Samantabhadra Bodhisattva 普賢 菩薩 Stands for Great Practice. Standing bodhisattva. Gandhāra, 2nd-3rd century. Standing ... 2, Manjusri Bodhisattva 文殊師利 菩薩 short: 文殊 菩薩 Stands for Great Wisdom. 3, Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva 地藏王 菩薩 short: 地藏 菩薩 Stands for ... 悲 智 願 行 1, Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva 觀世音 菩薩 short: 觀音 菩薩 Stands for Great Compassion. ... Thiksey Monastery, Ladakh, India "Standing Bodhisattva" (pre-1234). Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Ng, June (14 May 2010). "Still Standing". HK Magazine. Retrieved 13 May 2010. Market Behaviour of Developers Archived 3 ...
"Standing Élite". Paris-Tours. Amaury Sport Organisation. 9 October 2011. Retrieved 28 March 2012. "Classement des grimpeurs". ... Outside of the team's continental home tour, the squad was also ranked in the 2010-2011 UCI Africa Tour standings; with 14 ... and ended the season in sixth place in the UCI Europe Tour points standings, while Staf Scheirlinckx took an eighth place ... Veranda's Willems-Accent was ranked in fourteenth place in the final Europe Tour standings, with a total of 879 points ...
Standing 53-54; Trabalzini 56 Kramer 126-131; Standing 47-50 Kramer 135-136 Kramer 137 ; Trabalzini 57 Kramer 147, 150, 155; ... Standing, E.M. (1957). Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work. New York: Plume. ISBN 0-452-26090-6. Trabalzini, Paola (Spring 2011 ... Kramer 58-61; Standing 28; Trabalzini 16-17 Trabalzini 18-19; Kramer 73 Kramer 78 Kramer 84-85 Kramer 86; Trabalzini 21 Kramer ... Around 1920, the Catalan independence movement began to demand that Montessori take a political stand and make a public ...
"Final Standing". FIVB. 2015. Retrieved 14 September 2016. "Brasileiras desperdiçam dois match points e dominicanas entram para ...
Professional standing. Evidence of professional standing is provided by maintain unrestricted license(s) to practice medicine. ...
She broke he French record for the high jump in 1949 with her lifetime best clearance of 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in). This mark stood ... Group Standing. FIBA. Retrieved on 2015-11-01. 1954 European Championship for Women 4 to 13 Jun. 1954 - Belgrade in Yugoslavia ... Born in Le Havre, she joined up with the local sports club, the Association Sportive Augustin Normand (ASAN). Standing at a ...
"Still Standing." Houston Press. Wednesday January 12, 2011. 4. Retrieved on January 13, 2011. Fehling, Dave. "The ex-cons next ... "Still Standing." Houston Press. Wednesday January 12, 2011. 2. Retrieved on January 13, 2011. "Houston residents have a dream ... "Still Standing." Houston Press. Wednesday January 12, 2011. 1. Retrieved on January 13, 2011. "SN#72." City of Houston. ... "Still Standing." Houston Press. Wednesday January 12, 2011. 5. Retrieved on January 13, 2011. Scharrer, Gary. "Bradley boys ...
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The newspaper story announcing the honor noted, "For guards, Ironman Wetsel, of Southern Methodist, stands head and shoulders ... "Still Standing". Misc. CUSA Fans. Retrieved 2009-08-08. "Bob Berry Thinks Wetsel Was Great Forward At PJC: Former Dragon Mentor ...
Standing 8 (1998) Split w/ This Robot Kills (?) Wrist Towards Elbow (2000) I Blast Off! (2000) The Experiment Vol. 2: Casino ... "Standing 8". Discogs. Retrieved 2017-08-02. "Black Cat # 13". Discogs. Retrieved 2017-08-02. "Casino Steel (2)". Discogs. ...
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When standing up from the sitting position, move to the front of the chair. Stand up by straightening your legs. Avoid bending ... When standing up from the sitting position, move to the front of the chair. Stand up by straightening your legs. Avoid bending ... When standing up from the lying position, turn on your side, draw up both knees and swing your legs on the side of the bed. Sit ... Stand with a wide stance close to the object you are trying to pick up and keep your feet firm on the ground. Tighten your ...
Standing at attention is a military standing posture, as is stand at ease, but these terms are also used in military-style ... Standing is believed to have health and possible cognitive benefits.[17] Leaning[edit]. Leaning is a variation of standing but ... Main article: Long-term complications of standing. Standing per se does not pose any harm. In the long term, however, ... not in as formal or regimented a pose as standing at attention. In modeling, model at ease refers to the model standing with ...
The Standing Stones of Stenness is a Neolithic monument five miles northeast of Stromness on the mainland of Orkney, Scotland. ... Orkneyjar - The Standing Stones of Stenness *^ "The Heart of Neolithic Orkney". Historic Scotland. Wayback archive of 5 ... The Watch Stone stands outside the circle to the north-west and is 5.6 m (18 ft) high. Once there were at least two stones ... One stone, known as the "Odin Stone" which stood in the field to the north of the henge,[3] was pierced with a circular hole, ...
... April 8, 2017, 6:40 pm IST V Raghunathan in Outraged , India , TOI ... If we want to be counted as an international power, and stand up to the bullies like China, we need to look, feel and behave ... So if India has to stand up to bullies, it has no option but to simply strengthen itself, say, over a five year period. This ...
... who forces them to stand tall and defend their land, life and dignity. ... Sammy Thurman a great rodeo lady in her own right did the roping and stand ins for Linda Evans. Billy Burton was one of the ... Standing Tall - was filmed almost entirely in Siskiyou County, California. The opening scene and the branding scenes were ... Student filmmaker lets nothing stand in the way of his getting a studio contract. ...
Model standing orders. Implementing standing orders in your practice can empower other health care personnel to administer ... Refer to Using Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines: What You Should Know for general guidance on standing orders. ... Standing orders are written protocols, approved by a physician or other authorized practitioner, that authorize nurses, ... Here is a list of Model Standing Orders, written either by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health or the Immunization ...
"Standing up on their hind legs allowed our ancestors to fight with the strength of their forelimbs, making punching much more ... In either case, the men struck the target as hard as they could both from a standing posture and on their hands and knees.. The ... A University of Utah study shows that men hit harder when they stand on two legs than when they are on all fours, and when ... On the other hand, all sorts of four-legged animals stand up and use their front legs to fight. They include anteaters, lions, ...
They are so iconic, so astonishingly ancient, that it is hard to imagine that 4,600 years ago the plateau where they stand was ... Queens Pyramids Standing around 100 feet high, this pyramid contains Hetepheres, mother of Khufu (wife of Snefru). ... Queens Pyramids Also standing around 100 feet high, this pyramid contains Merityetes, one of Khufus wives. ... Queens Pyramids Also standing around 100 feet high, this pyramid contains Henutsen, another of Khufus wives. ...
We invite you to sign on, by emailing [email protected]! Standing With Truthout We value and support Truthout in its ... Standing With Truthout. We value and support Truthout in its efforts to promote democracy, social justice, accountability and ...
‎The series stars Tim Allen as Mike Baxter, a happily married father of three daughters, who tries to maintain his manliness in a home surrounded by women. Seeking refuge in the manly embrace of his job as marketing director at the Outdoor Man store, Mike revels in his vlog, which he uses as a pulpit…
Now is the time to stand up for our patients.. SreyRam Kuy, a general surgery resident at the University of Texas Health ...
Standing In My Fathers Shoes Youth Radios Jordan Monroe has been thinking about Fathers Day. Hes not the sentimental type, ... Standing in my fathers shoes, I was able to see things more clearly. My grandmothers opinion about my dad was just that - her ... He was wearing a light-colored shirt and stood watching as I waved back at him through the car window. It was as if it were a ... I can still remember the day my mom left him standing in the driveway of The French Quarter, a Creole restaurant he and my ...
See an archive of all born standing up stories published on the New York Media network, which includes NYMag, The Cut, Vulture ... Born Standing Up. Most Recent Articles. 6/5/2007 at 5:39 p.m.. ...
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Bart said that a puddle of standing water started life as cereal, and we were all like What is standing water?! And so we all ... What is standing water? On the Simpson, Bart said that a puddle of standing water started life as cereal, and we were all like ... What is standing water? On the Simpson, Bart said that a puddle of standing water started life as cereal, and we were all like ... If you plug the drain and fill the sink with water that is standing water. If you pull the plug it is draining water. ...
Standing cup. Date:. 1615-16. Culture:. British, London. Medium:. Silver gilt. Dimensions:. Height: 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm). ... Cup with cover and stand (one of a pair) Artist: John Parker (British, active 1759-77) Date: 1766/67 Medium: Silver-gilt ...
At Standing Rock, water protectors and police may again square off in plain sight of the pipeline and the drill pad at the ... He was standing still with his hands in the air when the officer fired his taser. He fell to the floor, moaning. ... For protesters, Standing Rock feels like a war zone. Roadblocks prevent travel on state highways. Helicopters and light planes ... Native elders stood motionless in front of barricades of razor wire, clutching feathers, burning prayer bundles of sage, ...
Regulate animal care and use in all programs associated with the University; make recommendations and suggest policy for the administration of the Division of Laboratory Animal Resources (DLAR) regarding animals in teaching and research programs; ascertain compliance with appropriate federal regulations; act as the internal certifying agency for the University concerning animal care and welfare; conduct forums, as appropriate, on the needs for uses of and policies pertaining to research using animals ...
General Advanced Standing:. Advanced standing granted to the value of a specified number of credit points for previous study or ... Designated Advanced Standing:. Is the same as Exempt Advanced Standing except that the result/s obtained for the completed ... Exempt Advanced Standing:. Advanced standing granted in the form of exemption from the requirements of a particular subject for ... Advanced Standing:. The recognition granted towards meeting the requirements of an award of the University, either on the basis ...
He had also begun to notice he was always saved from disaster at the last moment by what seemed like random acts or events. He knew things happened in war, but before the war he had been a number cruncher and he knew the strange events that went on around the camp were statistically impossible ...
Islamic school stand-off. Police to be sent in to a school closely linked to the "Trojan Horse" plot after staff resist new ...
... of the House to be observed.. 61. (1) The Standing Orders of the House shall be observed in the Committees of ... Reference to Select Standing Committee.. 78A. At any stage after introduction a Bill may be referred to a Select Standing ... Standing Order 35) - NOTICE TO THE SPEAKER. A Member proposing to move a motion under Standing Order 35 should, as a courtesy, ... Standing Orders 16 (4), 60a and 78a) - CONSULTATION. Before moving the motions provided for in Standing Orders 16 (4), 60A and ...
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McGill University is located on land that has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. McGill honours, recognizes, and respects these nations as the traditional stewards of the lands and waters on which we meet. Learn more. ...
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  • Set in Montana in the year 1934, a half-breed rancher and his wife are harassed by a ruthless land robber, who forces them to stand tall and defend their land, life and dignity. (imdb.com)
  • A University of Utah study shows that men hit harder when they stand on two legs than when they are on all fours, and when hitting downward rather than upward, giving tall, upright males a fighting advantage. (redorbit.com)
  • Parkinson, M. and Reed, M., "Standing Reach Envelopes Incorporating Anthropometric Variance and Postural Cost," SAE Technical Paper 2007-01-2482, 2007, https://doi.org/10.4271/2007-01-2482 . (sae.org)
  • So if India has to stand up to bullies, it has no option but to simply strengthen itself, say, over a five year period. (indiatimes.com)
  • The Australian government has passed the motion to form a Joint Standing Committee on the National Broadband Network (NBN), which will report to both the House of Representatives and the Senate on the progress of the rollout until it is complete. (zdnet.com)
  • The Select Standing Committee on Health is one of nine permanent all-party committees of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. (leg.bc.ca)
  • Another study involving 23 office workers found that alternating between standing and sitting every 30 minutes throughout the workday reduced blood sugar spikes by 11.1% on average ( 7 ). (healthline.com)
  • When I visited Standing Rock in October 2016, it struck me that this was the most diverse political gathering I'd ever seen. (commondreams.org)
  • Native elders stood motionless in front of barricades of razor wire, clutching feathers, burning prayer bundles of sage, holding their ground. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Undergraduate students who possess a total institutional GPA of 2.0 or above are considered to be in good academic standing. (unf.edu)
  • Teacher education majors, medical laboratory sciences majors and social work degree students need a GPA of 2.5 or above to be considered to be in good academic standing. (unf.edu)
  • An undergraduate student who fails to maintain good academic standing will be placed on academic probation and referred to an academic advisor. (unf.edu)
  • FTIC students are expected to maintain good academic standing in their initial matriculation term. (unf.edu)
  • Students who do not maintain good academic standing will be required to meet with their academic advisor to review their subsequent-term schedule prior to the start of the next applicable term. (unf.edu)
  • Today, Oct. 21, at approximately 10 a.m., three Lynn University students: A.J. Mercincavage (as Mitt Romney), Eric Gooden (as Barack Obama) and Andrew Lippi (as Bob Schieffer), served as media stand-ins on the debate set for the national networks to test sound and lighting. (flickr.com)
  • Eric Gooden (Obama stand-in) - Gooden is a 24-year-old junior majoring in criminal justice at Lynn University. (flickr.com)
  • His standing is a mirror opposite of Obama and Bush at this point in their first terms. (washingtonpost.com)
  • In deciding a point of order or practice, the Speaker shall state the reasons for the decision and shall cite any Standing Order or other applicable authority. (leg.bc.ca)
  • At ease refers to the classic military position of standing with legs slightly apart, not in as formal or regimented a pose as standing at attention. (wikipedia.org)
  • By declining to stand and recognize athletes of the Korean unified team as they walked together during the opening ceremony, Pence not only offended the host country, he sent a message that to the Trump Administration, not even common courtesy matters more than childish politics. (usatoday.com)
  • In anticipation of the inauguration ceremony, spectators on the Mall stand, watch, wait, and freeze around sunrise this morning. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Both groups took the same amount of steps, indicating that the smaller spike was due to standing rather than additional physical movements around the office. (healthline.com)
  • Immediately stretch your back by doing 10 standing backbends. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • I can still remember the day my mom left him standing in the driveway of The French Quarter, a Creole restaurant he and my mother built and ran in Alameda, Calif. He was wearing a light-colored shirt and stood watching as I waved back at him through the car window. (npr.org)
  • Another study published by the CDC found that use of a sit-stand desk reduced upper back and neck pain by 54% after just 4 weeks ( 13 ). (healthline.com)
  • While driving back from the city one day, I stop ped at a fruit stand and saw some suspiciously perfect strawberries. (everything2.com)
  • The most common cause of standing waves is the phenomenon of resonance, in which standing waves occur inside a resonator due to interference between waves reflected back and forth at the resonator's resonant frequency. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example: a wave traveling to the right along a taut string held stationary at its right end will reflect back in the other direction along the string, and the two waves will superpose to produce a standing wave. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whether you are inclined to Buddhist tradition or not, this is an apt metaphor for standing by one s core. (care2.com)
  • Construction crews resumed work almost immediately, despite vows by the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River Sioux tribes to stop the pipeline in court. (thedailybeast.com)
  • In deep and crucial ways, the work of heart and mind is to stand by the center of life (accessed most intimately through the center of one s own life), and the work of consciousness is to listen to what that ever-present center continually says, though it may speak in languages other than the ones we are used to. (care2.com)
  • Our ongoing work is to stand by the Tao, that mystical current of life, as we would a mountain stream in spring and to drink from it, not just to sustain our bodies, but as a way to imbibe its way. (care2.com)
  • Studies show that using a standing desk at work can lower blood sugar levels, especially after lunch. (healthline.com)
  • When I used to work briefly at a call center, one of the common practices, because employees had to spend hours sat on the phones, was to take every other call standing up. (lifehack.org)
  • Standing prevents both the repetitive stress and muscle atrophy that caused by sitting. (forbes.com)
  • However, he stands by his research and while conceding "some of the published emails do not read well", claims CRU's critics have taken them out of context to damage its reputation. (theregister.co.uk)
  • As an example of the first type, under certain meteorological conditions standing waves form in the atmosphere in the lee of mountain ranges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Standing waves and hydraulic jumps also form on fast flowing river rapids and tidal currents such as the Saltstraumen maelstrom. (wikipedia.org)
  • Giving the local community the opportunity to share their ideas for concession stand foods contributes to their success. (cdc.gov)
  • On the other hand, all sorts of four-legged animals stand up and use their front legs to fight. (redorbit.com)
  • Standing in front of the beast, Baba thought of his father, stern and more wise then he could ever be, and Ali who was braver and better, far better then he. (fanfiction.net)
  • Professor Phil Jones - the man at the centre of the "climategate" controversy over emails and other sensitive data published by hackers - has agreed to stand aside as director of the Climatic Research Unit (CRU). (theregister.co.uk)
  • What is standing water? (yahoo.com)
  • On the Simpson, Bart said that a puddle of standing water started life as cereal, and we were all like 'What is standing water? (yahoo.com)
  • If you plug the drain and fill the sink with water that is standing water. (yahoo.com)
  • does water stand or sit? (yahoo.com)
  • With its sacred fire, daily prayers and water ceremonies, Standing Rock has helped to reanimate the sacred aspect of activism. (commondreams.org)
  • West Michigan toddler drowns in standing water in her backyard A 1-year-old girl's drowning death is being investigated by Michigan State Police. (freep.com)
  • According to a release from MSP, the little girl walked away from her house and found her way into standing water in her backyard in Fairplain Township, in Montalm County. (freep.com)
  • This page shows details about standing like postings stats, latest posts, trophies won and interests. (physicsforums.com)
  • Here is a list of Model Standing Orders , written either by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health or the Immunization Action Coalition. (mass.gov)
  • b) The House shall stand adjourned during the week of Spring Vacation as provided in the School Act , the week of Good Friday, the week of Easter Monday, the 4th week after Easter (if Easter falls in March), the week of Victoria Day, the week of Thanksgiving Day and the week of Remembrance Day. (leg.bc.ca)
  • To his credit, it's also a very inexpensive stand, especially considering its good looks. (lifehacker.com)
  • Have your child stand on his good leg. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Stand on the good foot. (medlineplus.gov)
  • That's why a standing desk is so good for you. (forbes.com)
  • Standing Boot Bags and Horse Products by EquineNow, part of the EquineNow.com group of websites. (equinenow.com)
  • President Trump's standing with the American people has deteriorated since the spring, buffeted by perceptions of a decline in U.S. leadership abroad, a stalled presidential agenda at home and an unpopular Republican health-care bill, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll . (washingtonpost.com)
  • I wonder what temperature it was for those of us standing with all those people. (washingtonpost.com)
  • But the veterans say they've been through much worse, and are ready to stand between the Lakota Sioux people and whatever the police lob at them. (aol.com)
  • and crushing any people who stand in their way? (commondreams.org)
  • What is happening at Standing Rock is a profound action by the people who are still human, taking a stand to protect Mother Earth and end the destruction wrought by a diseased culture. (commondreams.org)
  • The millions of people around the world who have stood in solidarity and empathy with Standing Rock now stand in disbelief and grief, but the forced closure of the encampment is simply the latest chapter in a violent, 500-year-old history of colonization against the First Nations. (commondreams.org)
  • At least 1,000 Standing Rock protesters, according to camp medics, have been treated for chemical poisoning, hypothermia, rubber-bullet and "nonlethal" beanbag wounds, and many more serious injuries, all as a direct result of violence from militarized police, who sometimes arrive by the hundreds. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The veterans, who have pledged to stand with Standing Rock as "human shields," had arrived. (aol.com)
  • Heartbreaking, inspiring, and galvanizing images and voices are coming from the Standing Rock Reservation. (commondreams.org)
  • This, the Standing Rock Sioux teach us. (commondreams.org)
  • Today, the fact that Mother Earth is a living, breathing entity, and that all beings are an integral part of her, is denied by the lawyers trying to protect corporate privileges from the witnesses of conscience at Standing Rock. (commondreams.org)
  • Mark Clatterbuck went to Standing Rock with his daughter to support the Standing Rock Sioux. (commondreams.org)
  • The media has characterized Standing Rock as a one-off protest against a pipeline in North Dakota. (commondreams.org)
  • Cedric Goodhouse, an elder at Standing Rock put it simply, saying: "We are governed by prayer. (commondreams.org)
  • The particular ways in which Standing Rock embodied non-violent direct action has given many activists a new faith in the possibility of a more sacred activism. (commondreams.org)
  • The author Charles Eisenstein reminds us of a powerful insight about sacred activism that has been embodied in Standing Rock: "We need to confront an unjust, ecocidal system. (commondreams.org)
  • My study provides a mechanistic explanation for why many species of mammals stand bipedally to fight. (redorbit.com)
  • A pilot study showed that introducing healthier items at concession stands did not result in less income per game in following years. (cdc.gov)
  • Concession stand makeovers: A pilot study of offering healthy foods at high school concession stands. (cdc.gov)
  • A study found that bus conductors who stood all day had half the risk of heart disease-related deaths as their colleagues in the driver's seats ( 8 ). (healthline.com)
  • Stand with a wide stance close to the object you are trying to pick up and keep your feet firm on the ground. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • The only DIY laptop stand we've seen up until now whose looks come close to Aaron's is the paper towel holder laptop stand , but Aaron's sweet DIY creation is another inexpensive and attractive alternative to the more expensive commercial options. (lifehacker.com)
  • Columnists were quick to seize on Pence's walkout of an NFL game last season, so offended by football players who did not stand during the pregame playing of the national anthem. (usatoday.com)
  • Stand Up Paddleboard Season with Flat Tide Begins! (prweb.com)
  • This tool kit includes a sample survey to give to students, parents, and school staff and faculty before changing the concession stand options. (cdc.gov)
  • Am I eligible for additional advanced standing credit? (nipissingu.ca)
  • You may be eligible for additional advanced standing credit for additional diplomas completed if your GPA was above 3.0 (or equivalent). (nipissingu.ca)
  • An improved movable stand has a parallel crank arm assembly which includes a pair of parallel arm members and first and second brackets positioned at opposite ends of said arms. (google.co.uk)
  • 3. A movable stand as set forth in claim 1, wherein said bar is pivoted to the adjacent bracket at a point spaced opposite of the pivotal connection of said one tubular arm with the same bracket away from the pivotal connection of said other arm with the same bracket. (google.co.uk)
  • As an example of the second type, a standing wave in a transmission line is a wave in which the distribution of current, voltage, or field strength is formed by the superposition of two waves of the same frequency propagating in opposite directions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another example is standing waves in the open ocean formed by waves with the same wave period moving in opposite directions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In one dimension, two waves with the same frequency, wavelength and amplitude traveling in opposite directions will interfere and produce a standing wave or stationary wave. (wikipedia.org)
  • With standing waves on two-dimensional membranes such as drumheads, illustrated in the animations above, the nodes become nodal lines, lines on the surface at which there is no movement, that separate regions vibrating with opposite phase. (wikipedia.org)